Today’s “Fun Friday” post features a pair of adult Whooping Cranes foraging in the early morning fog that fell over Aransas NWR, captured during my recent trip to photographic the endangered whoopers on their wintering grounds along the Texas Gulf Coast:
Coming up … more Whoopers and other, water-loving birds.
Photographic Equipment Used:
- Canon 5D Mark III body
- Canon 500mm, f/4 IS lens + Canon 1.4x TC convertor (resulting in focal length of 700 mm)
- Bogen 3221 tripod with Wimberly gimbal head
- ISO 3200
- Aperture f/14
- Shutter 1/800 sec.